George Thomas holds a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from College of Engineering, Trivandrum, Postgraduate degree in Marine Engineering from Cochin Shipyard and an MBA from Middlesex University, UK. George has also accumulated a number of diplomas and certificates including Diploma in International law from Stonebridge College UK; Diploma in Complimentary health from Stonebridge College UK; Diploma in Retail management from British institute awarding body (BIIAB); Grid Leadership Certificate, USA and ISO quality certificate from BV, France. He has over 21 years of experience in the academic and corporate world. He has worked in Wallems - Hongkong, Technocraft - UK and KGL - UAE. He has taught at the American University in Kuwait and Ahalia School of Management, Palakkad. His areas of interests include; strategic management, new business developments, sustainable business, entrepreneurship & innovation, and soft skills training & youth empowerment.